Mecca Masjid blast: Two suspects produced in court



Hyderabad: Two Ajmer blast accused, brought here by CBI in connection with the investigation into 2007 Mecca Masjid blast case, were today remanded to judicial custody till June 30 by a local court.

Amid tight security, Devender Gupta and Lokesh Sharma, who were lodged in Central Jail, Ajmer in Rajasthan, were brought on transit remand here for investigation into the blast in which five persons were killed here on May 18, 2007.

The duo were produced before the 14th Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate who remanded them to judicial custody till June 30. They were later sent to Chanchalguda prison.

According to CBI, they want to interrogate Devender and Lokesh to establish conspiracy link behind the bomb blast at Mecca Masjid and also to know about any local links if any.

PTI